Christie: Sorry Harvick, Dale Jr. is Not the Reason NASCAR is Slumping

By: Toby Christie – follow on twitter @toby_christie

This week, on Sirius XM radio’s Happy Hours show Kevin Harvick attributed most of NASCAR’s attendance and ratings slide over the last few years to Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s lack of production on the race track.

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Christie: Camaro ZL1 Changes the Game for NASCAR’s Cup Series

By: Toby Christie – follow on twitter @toby_christie

When Chevrolet announced that it was halting production of the SS, many wondered what car the manufacturer would select to run in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series in 2018.
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Silly Season: What Rides are Left for Kenseth, Busch and Kahne?

By: Toby Christie – Follow on twitter @toby_christie

Silly season is in full swing, and three notable veteran drivers are among those trying to secure a ride for the 2018 season: Matt Kenseth, Kurt Busch and Kasey Kahne.

Rides are filling up left and right in an ever changing market, which is now seeing the value of veteran drivers diminish with young drivers like Ryan Blaney, Kyle Larson and others running incredibly well while demanding less salary than the drivers who have been in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series for a decade or more.. Continue reading “Silly Season: What Rides are Left for Kenseth, Busch and Kahne?”

Reports: William Byron to Drive No. 5 for Hendrick in 2018

By: Toby Christie – follow on twitter @toby_christie

It didn't take long for Hendrick Motorsports to find a successor for the No. 5 Chevrolet, which will be vacated by Kasey Kahne at the end of the season after the team announced earlier this week that they were going to end Kahne's contract a year early.

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Kasey Kahne Will Not Be Back at Hendrick in 2018

By: Toby Christie – Follow on Twitter @toby_christie

After six years of driving the No. 5 Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports, Kasey Kahne will have to search for a new ride in 2018, the race team announced in a press release.

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